DEAR EVAN HANSEN SHATTERS AN L.A. THEATER'S BOX OFFICE RECORD - AND PLANS A RETURN ENGAGEMENT
The production became the first show in Ahmanson history with a weekly gross of more than $2 million, surpassing the previous record holder: “Les Miserables” in its 25th anniversary run in 2011. During the last week of “Dear Evan Hansen” in L.A., it earned more than $2.5 million.
BROADWAY BRIEFING: WHAT THEY'RE READING IN ST. LOUIS. "Diversifying and unifying St. Louis through baseball and Broadway" by Gregg Arst for St. Louis Post-Dispatch - "This week, St. Louis basks in the spring awakening of two vibrant and culture-galvanizing events that will most certainly boost civic pride, and hopefully do something else much greater and far-lasting: The home-opening nights of “Hamilton” and the Cardinals."
Many thanks to our friends at @hbo for their continued partnership of @openingactny in raising awareness for arts programs in NYC. Here is a great round-up of our "Hear Us Here" presentation, featuring original work from HBO stars, directed by Kenny Leon. Headlined by Anthony Ramos, Dominique Fishback, Billy Porter, and the wonderful kids of Opening Act.
Tanna Inc is thrilled to partner with Roundabout Theatre Company to present this important live-streamed event, “Women in Theatre: Resetting the Stage” live from the StubHub flagship in Times Square on Monday, January 22. Moderated by Amy Sherman-Palladino (Gilmore Girls, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), the all-star panel will address inequities in the theatre industry, and inclusive pathways to creative leadership roles for next-generation artists.